Term of service for the purpose of the BWNU

The 'term of service' refers to the period of employment immediately preceding the date of dismissal, with an interruption of no more than 14 months, with:

  1. An employer in the sectors of primary education, secondary education, adult and vocational education, higher professional education, research institutions, scientific education and university hospitals.
  2. A different employer designated by the parties in the Adherence Decision (Volgersbesluit, Annex 1 to theĀ Collective Labour Agreement of Dutch Universities).
  3. A legal predecessor to an employer referred to under 1. or 2.